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The shifting focus: culture, fashion and identity

Bugg, Jessica (2010) The shifting focus: culture, fashion and identity. In: ITB (Indonesia), CCA (Korea) and Ars Textrina (UK) International Textiles and Costume Congress, 24th - 26th October, 2011, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia.. [Creative Arts and Design > Clothing/Fashion Design] (Unpublished)
Creators:Bugg, Jessica

This paper gives an overview of the shifting contexts for fashion design and fashion communication and retail in the UK over the past 10 years, particularly exploring the role of the fashion designer in relation to this. It discusses the impact of social, political and cultural change on the fashion industry and raises questions about how fashion could develop in a Global and local context. It suggests that the identity of designers is in a particular state of flux, highlighting a need for extended context responsive and flexible approaches within fashion.

Official Website:http://itbtextilescongress2011.com/home/
Type of Research:Conference, Symposium or Workshop Item (Paper)
Your affiliations with UAL:Colleges > London College of Fashion
Colleges > London College of Fashion
Date:24 August 2010
Event Location:Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia.
Projects or Series:Research Outputs Review (April 2010 - April 2011)
ID Code:4594
Deposited On:26 Jan 2012 12:06
Last Modified:26 Jan 2012 12:06
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